South Korea imported coronavirus cases continue to rise by double-digit figures, according to the latest figures on Monday, even as new daily cases fell below 30 for the first time in more than three weeks.
The country identified 26 new cases, raising the total caseload to 13,771,
according to South Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC). Of the newly added cases,
just four were local infections, and 22 were imported.
The country has seen double-digit numbers of imported cases for 25 consecutive days as of Monday,
according to Yonhap news agency. One additional death was also reported, bringing the total death toll to 296.